Participants will be shown how to prepare and use mat board printing plates that have the texture of mild sandpaper and are therefore conducive to drawing with water soluble crayons and painting with water based printing ink. These lightweight plates are easily transportable and are particularly useful for artists who may wish to draw and paint on location. With the aid of an etching press, the ink and crayon drawing is transferred to a dampened piece of paper. Since no solvents are used, the printmaking studio is fume free, and clean-up is with dishwashing detergent and water.

MONOTYPE PRINTMAKING WITH WATER-BASED MEDIA

$315.00Price
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    Sundays, 10:30 am – 4:30 pm

    July 24 – August 7 (3 weeks)

    Limited to 8 students

    Course fee includes $35 for materials

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MANHATTAN GRAPHICS CENTER | 250 WEST 40 STREET, 5TH FLOOR | NEW YORK, NY 10018 | 212-219-8783

THANKS TO FRIENDS OF MGC

New York City Department of Cultural Affairs | The Scherman Foundation for its generous and continuing support | New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature | The Pierre and Tana Matisse Foundation | The Charles Locke Art Fund | The Jockey Hollow Foundation |  Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation | Friends and MGC members who have made donations to the Center

 

Our programs are supported in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.